Just Do It

 “Are you skating or just watching?” I asked my “significant other” over breakfast. “Um, just watching” he replied, “and you?” At this point, I briefly weighed both options and heard myself say, “skating” before I had really made up my mind. We were taking the girls to the locals sports and rec center for free […]

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I think I missed Christmas…

How does one do that, exactly? Miss Christmas? Even Ebenezer Scrooge had his epiphany in time to celebrate Christmas. I, however, seem to have missed it almost entirely. I didn’t have the pre-Christmas warm and fuzzies in the days leading up to Christmas, I found myself unable to get into the spirit of buying gifts, never mind the gift wrapping, […]

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Life Lessons

My oldest daughter, who will be twelve this month, plays hockey, loves hockey, and lives and breath hockey. She plays both forward and defense for her peewee team and although she prefers playing forward, she is an extremely good defenseman (person). In today’s game, they held onto a 1-0 lead going into the third period, which was fantastic for […]

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Kids, you gotta love ’em!

Kids, you gotta love 'em!

I found this note this morning taped to the cupboard door where we’d hidden some Christmas presents…or apprarently, not hidden. It made me laugh and then I sent the pic to hubby’s cell phone. He said we should tell daughter who wrote the note that we’re taking the gifts back. I think it’s hilarious because I never would’ve admitted to snooping when I was a kid, let alone leaving a note about it! Kids, you gotta love ’em!

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Woman’s Best Friend?

What a pair! Here I am working away at my desk and in they come, park themselves beside me and sit…and stare…it’s hard not to wonder what they are thinking. Besides the obvious how awesome I am, of course. Or how much they love me, worship me, and just think I’m simply the best. Either that, […]

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